ARMM Governor Hataman hands over P13.27-M project for SK, Maguindanao

DAVAO CITY, Philippines (February 20, 2017)–Thousand villagers welcomed their new concrete road, a dream turned reality for them. The regional government of Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s (ARMM) turned over the P13.27-million fund which comprise the 1.3 kilometer access road to connect barangay Banabo to barangay Mulaog the local government officials Friday, February 17. Though …

PRRD with a wounded soldier

President Rodrigo Duterte examines the injuries of Corporal Abelardo Suela Jr., one of the soldiers wounded in an encounter with the New People’s Army at Brgy. Lamanan in Calinan District, Davao City on February 16, 2017. The President personally visited the wounded soldiers at Camp Panacan Station Hospital in Davao City on February 17, 2017 to award them with Wounded Personnel Medals as well as cash assistances. PCOO Davao

PRRD visits soldiers’ wake in EastMinCom

President Rodrigo Duterte condoles with the family of slain Cpl. Michale Yadao at Eastern Mindanao Command headquarters in Davao City on Friday. Yamado and Pvt. Virnin Damondon were killed in an encounter with New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay Lacson in Davao City last February 16. Newsline Photo

Well-wishes

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well-wishes to the newly-wed couple Senior Inspector Alvin Hosmillo and Senior Inspector Alnieza Kinang-Hosmillo during the reception at the Astoria Regency Convention Center in Zamboanga City on February 12, 2017. The President is one of the principal sponsors for the Kinang-Hosmillo nuptials. The couple caught the public’s eye after Hosmillo made a public proposal to Kinang who was among the aide-de-camp of the President during an event at the Police Regional Office 13 sometime in October last year. ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photo

ARMM provides relief assistance to Surigao earthquake victims

Cotabato City (February 13, 2017) – The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) through its Humanitarian and Emergency Action Response Team (ARMM HEART) has sent relief assistance to earthquake victims in Surigao City. An ARMM HEART team departed from the region’s seat here on Monday, February 13. ARMM Executive Secretary Laisa Alamia said the relief …

ARMM earmarks P199 million for concreting of roads in Basilan

Zamboanga City (February 13, 2017) – As part of peacebuilding priorities of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), the regional government has earmarked P199 million for the concreting of roads in Basilan. Residents of Basilan who have experienced peace and order problems in the past are expecting full support from the Duterte administration in …

Colorful parade marks start of Maguindanao’s Inaul Festival

Buluan, Maguindanao (Feb. 13, 2017) – The 2017 Maguindanao Inaul Festival commenced here with a colorful parade of Inaul traditional ensemble on Thursday, February 9. Joining the opening of the festivity were thousands of Maguindanaoan’s coming from various sectors including representatives from the province’s 36 municipalities, students, and employees from provincial line agencies and private …

Machines needed to clear hyacinths in flood-prone Maguindanao

COTABATO CITY, Philippines (February 9) – The town of Maguindanao badly need machineries to clear an 8-hectare water hyacinths embed in a six-meter deep of soil. Recent flashfloods prompted the local government and private sector of Dansalan River in Datu Piang, Maguindanao are now finding ways to address the problem as floodwaters continue to submerge …